Museum Studies Program Blog

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to… Aimee VonBokel (MSP08) who was recently featured in the St. Louis American on a course she taught at Washington University called “Decoding Historic Landscapes,” discussing the enmeshed relationship between real estate and racism.

Museum bicentennial book!

MSP Director, Carla Sinopoli, and MSP Steering Committee member, Kerstin Barndt, have collaborated on a UM bicentennial book to highlight the history of the university’s museum collections.  The book is called “Object Lessons & the Formation of Knowledge.”  Carla and Kerstin will promote and...

Museums at Noon fall schedule

Museums at Noon (previously called brown bags) is our afternoon series of presentations by students and museum professionals discussing their current projects in the world of museums.  Join us at noon in the UM Museum of Art auditorium for any of these diverse presentations. ...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to… Marc Levitt (MSP08) who presented at last year’s Society of American Archivists meeting on a panel entitled, “Embedded Archivists—Exploring New Depths in Teaching with Primary Sources,” and will present at this year’s upcoming Society of American Archivists meeting.  Marc will be moderating and...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to… Monica Patterson (MSP07) has recently begun a new position at Carleton College as Head of their Graduate Diploma in Curatorial Studies, a one-year interdisciplinary program designed for current MA and PhD students who wish to integrate curatorial training into their degree programs, or international and professional...